Fri | Nov 27, 2020

Stories by Livern Barrett

Published:Thursday | December 11, 2014 | 6:29 PMLivern Barrett

Day nine of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry elicited more emotionally charged evidence of alleged atrocities by members of the se

Published:Thursday | December 11, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett, Gleaner Writer

KINGSTON, Jamaica:

Published:Wednesday | December 10, 2014 | 5:46 PMLivern Barrett

Eight days into the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, one of the attorneys for the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) has taken issue with wh

Published:Wednesday | December 10, 2014 | 12:00 AMLivern Barrett, Gleaner Writer

KINGSTON, Jamaica:

Published:Tuesday | December 9, 2014 | 6:18 PMLivern Barrett

Joan McCarthy fought back the tears as she recounted yesterday how, just minutes apart, she watched police personnel take away the lifele

Published:Monday | December 8, 2014 | 6:58 PMLivern Barrett

An elderly Tivoli Gardens woman yesterday recounted how she took a bullet to the back as she, along with other family members, rushed her

Published:Saturday | December 6, 2014 | 10:03 AMLivern Barrett

With the first week of the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry dominated by allegations of atrocities by members of the security forces,

Published:Friday | December 5, 2014 | 4:43 PMLivern Barrett

A TIVOLI Gardens resident has revealed that he got "permission" from deposed strongman Christopher 'Dudus' Coke to build his house on gov

Published:Thursday | December 4, 2014 | 1:02 PMLivern Barrett

A Tivoli Gardens resident has testified that he witnessed a member of the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) collar another man and used him to

Published:Thursday | December 4, 2014 | 6:40 PMLivern Barrett

A Tivoli Gardens resident who claimed she took a bullet to her left breast and was made to wait two days before getting medical attention

Published:Wednesday | December 3, 2014 | 6:29 PMLivern Barrett

A 49-year-old woman yesterday recounted how it took her an entire day to get medical attention after a bullet tore through her upper left

Published:Tuesday | December 2, 2014 | 3:29 PMLivern Barrett

A 54-year-old man has told the West Kingston commission of enquiry that he was shot in

Published:Tuesday | December 2, 2014 | 6:18 PMLivern Barrett

The treatment meted out to a then 13-year-old girl when she turned up at the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) with two bullet wounds during

Published:Monday | December 1, 2014 | 5:43 PMLivern Barrett

THE UNITED States government has committed US$400,000 (J$45.4 million) to purchase body cameras for the Jamaican police, moving the long-

Published:Friday | November 28, 2014 | 4:31 PMLivern Barrett

The Revenue Protection Division (RPD) has acknowledged that up to 150 new pensioners have not received their November payment because of

Published:Monday | November 24, 2014 | 5:29 PMLivern Barrett

RESIDENTS FROM several communities in west Kingston are beginning to come forward in droves to give evidence before the commission of enq

Published:Tuesday | November 18, 2014 | 4:17 PMLivern Barrett

AN ATTORNEY for the Reverend Merrick 'Al' Miller yesterday sought to discredit one aspect of the testimony given by a senior police offic

Published:Tuesday | November 11, 2014 | 2:54 PMLivern Barrett

THE NATION?S TOP COP has revealed that the police have crafted a strategy that will ensure a crime-free Christmas in the downtown Kingsto


Subscribe to Livern Barrett